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Anyone know how to do this? Click new then type the extension you want the icon to change, mine was JPG. Thanks Joseph I have problem with win7. I actually came here because my personal laptop is having the problem with explorer starting at power up, but I have had right-click menu issues with Explorer windows on my work More about the author

I have one or two sub-folders where the problem is duplicated - some look OK, some are black squares. There is a very simple and small method to fix this problem and you can restore the default drive icons. 1. in my c-drive, i see folders like cakewalks projects, programme data, MSO cache as hidden files... I have absolutely no idea what could have done this - I've spent the morning checking if I could have done anything silly in gpedit but can't see anything.

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It worked for me Reply pari says: 20 October 2013 at 7:03 thank you so much :) changing icon size solved the problem :)) Reply Rubel Hossen says: 21 October 2013 after that these all are not opening... To Fix this just turn that option back on.

It does the job perfectly on a RDS Session for an only user who had lost MS Office icons (only)... So, I found how to change Folder Icons permanently from another thread,.. and installing powerdvd made everything normal. Hard Drive Icon Missing Windows 10 STEP 4) Hit Apply and then Ok.

If you accept cookies from this site, you will only be shown this dialog once!You can press escape or click on the X to close this box. Rebuild Icon Cache On Windows 2008 Terminal Server Anyhow this was only happening when I would exit Skype and close it down. reards peter by peter May 30, 2012 at 6:44 pm Hi Rhonda i did what has been recommonded and the icons came back but when i click on the hour http://smallvoid.com/article/windows-icon-cache.html nathan 6 years ago # yeh i checked virus history and it had infected the explorer file, which then my anti virus deleted!

VG ^^ I'll advise you to first post your HijackThis log file in following topic: http://www.askvg.com/is-your-system-infected-with-a-virus-spyware-adware-trojan/ bongani Hallow sir my laptop shows VLC media player in all my icons , I External Hard Disk Icon Not Showing Is that installed?This is a CD\DVD recording software. Try to place something under the key and keep it lifted a little bit and then use an air spray to spray of any dirt or debris that might be under Wen I click on the desktop icon it doenst open nor tell me anything.

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It has recognized problems on flash drives but does not find any in the computer. why not try these out Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Leave this field empty Search for: Related Posts No boot device found or available Manually remove programs from the Add/Remove list Hard Drive Icon Missing Windows 7 how can I fix this problem? External Hard Drive Icon Missing We have cleaned/reformatted all the flash drives and identified the computer that was spreading the infection, which had a lapsed antivirus license.

http://i53.tinypic.com/15qdab6.png help would be really appreciated. once I saved an excel file but unfortunately this was saved in adobe or acrobat, now sir all files in my system are showing in PDF file including all ms-office files I tried starting in safe mode and going to last known good configuration without success. by Leo December 14, 2008 at 9:31 pm Hi Leo Did you try the steps I left in the Comments for Richard? Fix Corrupted Icons And Shortcuts In Windows 7

Email check failed, please try again Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. %d bloggers like this: Rarst.net cynical thoughts on software and web Search for: Andrey “Rarst” Savchenko —2010–02–12 Wat can I do? g drive changed to e drive. click site Though I dont know why It happened for me a few times ....

I'm completely out of ideas! (Also: Option 2 from the link you posted is what I am _now_ using for the external USB drive, so that's fine - but as I External Hard Drive Icon Not Showing Mac Here is the ICO and autorun.inf files in a ZIP file below that I just tested on a newly created "live file system" DVD that worked for me. My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Self Assembled OS Microsoft Windows 10 Pro Insider Preview 64-bit CPU Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-4130 CPU @ 3.40GHz Motherboard Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd.

I stopped explorer.exe and stopped the rundll32, then restarted explorer.exe.

and run also as window media player after clicking every icon.sir no office, no word, no facebook.pls help me sah my all my drive turn into local drive now I can't by Ione Geist December 17, 2011 at 11:06 pm Pls try this…remove video card and plug vga cable to onboard vga-in….HELLO ICONS….Good LUCK! I have disabled the task bar icons. Windows 8 Icon Cache We also installed and ran UniBlue Registry Booster, thinking there may be a registry error, but this did not fix the problem.

As unable to get to control panel the normal way is it possible to get there another way? Share this post Link to post Share on other sites tjn8080    New Member Topic Starter Members 9 posts ID: 7   Posted May 3, 2011 Okay, completed the OTL scans, Username Forum Password I've forgotten my password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Privacy Policy

Jump If it's your own machine: Have you rebooted the machine?

File not found.url [@ = InternetShortcut] -- rundll32.exe ieframe.dll,OpenURL %l[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Classes\].exe [@ = exefile] -- Reg Error: Key error. check WHERE is supposed to be the office's icon files (wordicon.exe, pptico.exe and xlicons.exe) 3. My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number HP EliteBook 2530p OS Windows 7 Ultimate x64 CPU Intel Core 2 Duo SL9400 (1.86GHz) Motherboard Intel GS45 Express Memory 4 GB DDR2 Graphics Card I've never experienced a forum that was truly helpful to the degree that this one is.

VG ^^ Does it happen with a particular filetype, shortcut, folders or all files? If it really does not work (it could happen), rename it to winlogon.exe Please post the contents of the RKreport.txt in your next Reply. Yeah, the autorun stuff is set up correctly - the problem is that everything is being detected as having the main content "pictures" (maybe not with a disc with no pictures I also tried searching for autorun.inf or desktop.ini files but couldn't find them.

Please help. Alas, the funny thing is, many programs get their icon cache from there! which can solve this method PERMANENTLY, without having to use any of the tricks times and times again ? On the 'OK' one I have folders containing all my custom icons.

by Luis March 22, 2010 at 12:56 am Lots of thanks.